‘Come, Thou Almighty King’

You’ll have to provide your own singing for this one–but is that so bad? You’ve got the lyrics right here, and a truly beautiful organ backup. This should move you.

I have fond memories of Come, Thou Almighty King. It was one of the first hymns they had us singing when we were old enough to be entrusted with the adults’ hymnal. And for some reason the name of the composer, Felice DiGiardini, has stuck with me for going on 60 years.

Make a joyful noise unto the Lord, all ye lands…


About leeduigon

I have lived in Metuchen, NJ, all my life. I have been married to my wife Patricia since 1977. I am a former newspaper editor and reporter. I was also the owner-operator of my own small business for several years. I wrote various novels and short stories published during 1980s and 1990s. I am a long-time student of judo and Japanese swordsmanship (kenjutsu). I also play chess, basketball, and military and sports simulations. View all posts by leeduigon

3 responses to “‘Come, Thou Almighty King’

  • Kristi Ann

    Amen-Amein Brother in Christ Jesus-Yeshua Lee!! God Bless you Brother in Christ Jesus-Yeshua and Your Family members and Friends!!

    May our ONE TRUE GOD THE FATHER who art in Heaven Above Bless all my Sisters and Brothers in Christ Jesus-Yeshua and my Messianic Jewish Sisters and Brothers in Christ Jesus-Yeshua and Your Families and Friends!!

    I Love you all Everyone through Jesus-Yeshua Christ, because HE LOVED 💜💕 EVERYONE FIRST!!

    Love 💕 Always and Shalom, YSIC \o/

    Kristi Ann

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  • thewhiterabbit2016

    Another much beloved hymn. When we sing it in our church the oragnist ups the tempo somewhat, but both ways are beautiful.


  • Erlene

    Yes, it is very beautiful. Though I don’t have much of a singing voice any more, I still enjoy singing when nobody has to suffer hearing me. ha


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